Hackers unleash industrial spy Trojan

Friday, 1 July 2005, 3:12 AM EST

IT security experts have detected a malware-based hack attack that attempts to gain unauthorised access to the networks of specifically targeted domains.

Security firm MessageLabs, which discovered the attack, explained that the Trojan targets only a small number of email addresses - 17 in this case - rather than mass mailing itself to as many recipients as possible.

By Robert Jaques at PCW.

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